Risks — Open Access Journal of Risk Management

Risks (ISSN 2227-9091) is an international, scholarly, peer-reviewed, open access journal for research and studies on insurance and financial risk management. Risks is published quarterly online by MDPI. 
  • Open Access: free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) funded by institutions through Knowledge Unlatched, resulting in no direct charge to authors.
  • High visibility: Indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI - Web of Science) and other databases.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 21 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 5.36 days (median values for papers published in the first six months of 2018).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Risks
Systemic Risk in Finance and Insurance Guest Editor: Traian A Pirvu
Deadline: 31 August 2018
Special Issue in Risks
Computational Methods for Risk Management in Economics and Finance Guest Editor: Marina Resta
Deadline: 30 September 2018
Special Issue in Risks
Risk vs Performance Measures: Robustness, Elicitability and Time-Dependency Guest Editor: Damiano Rossello
Deadline: 31 October 2018
Special Issue in Risks
New Perspectives in Actuarial Risk Management Guest Editors: Valeria D'Amato, Marilena Sibillo
Deadline: 30 November 2018

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Risks
Systemic Risk and Reinsurance Collection Editor: Weidong Tian
Topical Collection in Risks
Book Review Section Collection Editor: Ola Mahmoud

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